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MBRS RISE Advisory Board, 2012-2013

Charles Lackey, Ph.D., Advisory Board Chair, Dean, UTB Graduate Studies

Blanca Bauer, Director, Instituitonal Research & Planning

Luis V. Colom Ph.D., Vice President for Research, Division of Research

Immanuel Edinbarough, Interim Associate Dean, College of Science, Math & Technology

Emilio Garrido-Sanabria, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Biological Sciences

Michael Lehker, Ph.D., Associate Dean, College of Biomedical Sciences & Health Professions

Joseph McCormick, M.D., Dean, UTHSC-H School of Public Health , Brownsville, Texas

Jessica Carmona, MBRS RISE Chief Scholar


Contact information

Dr. Kari Brewer Savannah, Director
Office: 2.112
Phone: 956-882-7663
Fax: 956-882-6830

Noemi Hernandez
Office: BRHP 1.113
Phone: 956-882-5940
Fax: 956-882-5939​

Biomedical Research
and Health Professions
BRHP 2.101

Phone:  956-882-5000

Fax:  956-882-5003


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